This film examines the process of holography, types of holograms, and the uses of the hologram for artistic and scientific purposes, as demonstrated by Tung H. Jeong, PhD, Lake Forest College. About the film, director Tom Smith writes: "Nobel Prize winner Dennis Gabor, holography’s inventor, saw the film after it was made and said it was the best film on the subject that he had seen. It is such a visual subject it made for a good film. I knew the 3-D quality could only be appreciated if... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Physics., Photography., Light.
Also issued in super-8 mm. cassette favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Sexual intercourse, Sex (Biology), Human reproductive system, Sexual... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles While this films producers should be applauded for their sensible approach in teaching parents how to talk to kids about sex, the awkward reading of cue cards and embarrassing situations will produce nervous giggles among even the most jaded audiences. This film was produced by some of the pioneers of sex education whose ideas are still being... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews ) Topic: puberty
Harry Hay describes gay sex when BVD's were still predominant underwear, before zippers in the 1930s... men would meet at Presidio guardhouse and go into the bushes. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews ) Topics: Presidio, Gay Sex, Harry Hay
Made by an obscure company called Trading Corporation in 1936 and directed by John C. Elder, POLAND presents images of that nation prior to WWII and the Nazi occupation. Elder, born in 1902, was a prolific British director who worked in the 1960s. The film presents terrific images including a cable railway at the 1:30 mark, a sheep farm and peasant life at 3:00, the Vistula River and the bridges over it leading to Warsaw. The capitol is seen at the 5 minute mark, including rare... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Poland, Vistula, Warsaw Ghetto, Polska, Gdynia, 1936
Illustrates various roles of the horse in modern life, and traces the development and training of a colt until he becomes a prize saddle horse at three years of age. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Roots: 1- Part 1 The African SummaryDescribes the birth of Kunta Kinte in the West African village of Juffere. Tells how 15 years later Kunta and his friends are beginning their manhood rites, while the slave ship Lord Ligonier nears the African shore. Kunta Kinte is born to Omoro and Binta Kinte in the Gambia, West Africa. Kunta undergoes manhood training, is captured by slave hunters, and put aboard a ship bound for North America. Topics: Series: Roots, Series: Roots (1977), Black history, African American history, History, Africa
Attributes Francisco Franco's rise to power in Spain to his charismatic personality and to the disturbed internal condition of his country. Sketches Franco's life, including his years as a general, an admirer of Hitler and now benevolent dictator. Uses dramatic readings to trace the history of the American Negro from emancipation to the end of World War II. Examines the impact of Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. Dubois, and Marcus Garvey on present day Negro-white relations in the United States. Topics: Franco, Energy resources, Germany, History, Personality psychology, Political figures, Rulers...
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles The American Social Health Association was always experimenting with new ways to educate the public about venereal disease. They helped produce the first VD education film, "Fit to Fight", in 1918 in order to educate soldiers being shipped abroad to fight in the first World War. Although this popular TV public service announcement... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 37 reviews ) Topics: venereal disease, PSA, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
This film shows in light fashion how to set about replanning a town. Post war period .New Towns. overcrowded inner cities. building out of town. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Urbanization, Towns
Six American Families the Georges of New York Summary Introduces a series of six television documentaries portraying the lives of American families of varied geographic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Topics: African American families, African American families, Manners and customs
Another clip from the 1996 video interview with Mattachine Society founder Harry Hay in which he describes the absence of language to describes gays in the 1930s. The word "homosexual" wasn't even in the dictionary until about 1939, so he recounts how men in the community back then would refer to each other as "that way" or on a good day as "temperamental." Topics: gay, gay identity, homosexual, 1930s, sociology, language, self-reference
This film was made to instruct police officers on the basics of childbirth and to show them an actual birth - mostly so they wouldn't panic or pass out when confronted with such a scenario. WARNING! The poor acting by actual police officers and doctors and low production values in this film make the live birth scene even more shocking than others from this genre. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 28 reviews ) Topics: police training, miracle of birth
"This documentary explores the nature of prejudice in a dramatic third-grade classroom experiment conducted in a small Midwestern town, a town without ghettos, blacks, or campus unrest. It demonstrates how quickly wholesome, friendly schoolchildren can be infected with the ugly virus of discrimination that leads to frustration, broken friendships, and vicious behavior. Host and narrator is Bill Buetel of ABC News" -- accompanying synopsis. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: vhs, race relations, children's education Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Mao Tse Tung Introduces secondary school students to the career of Marco Polo, showing how he, as a lad of 17, set out from Venice for the empire of the Mongol conqueror Kublai Khan, giving details of his 24-year journey and of his observations and writings about scenes and events in Asia. Emphasizes the importance of Marco Polo's travels to the Western World. Animated maps and lction. Topics: Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976, Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976
byPhilco-Ford Corp. [made by] Tom Thomas Organization.
Illustrates the life of a family of the year 1999 A.D. living in a house that is completely functional in terms of advanced technology. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . ***The quality of this clips isn't the best. We've located another print which we hope to digitize and get online sometime soon.. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: future, Ford Motor, Wink Martindale, computers, Internet
John H. Whitney explains the graphic art potential of the computer and the methods and philosophy involved in his computer film making. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Demonstrates and explains experiments by John Whitney with computer - produced motion graphics, showing the use of lines and dots to produce parallel and related pair structural relationships w.ich move in depth as well as time. Analyzes Whitney's film permutations as... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Animation (Cinematography), Computer graphics, Computers, Indians of... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
A “video tour” of images and discoveries made possible by the Hubble Space Telescope progresses from near Earth with the first servicing mission through images of planet, stars, black holes and distinct galaxies. Animation and video sequences depict processes and changes occurring in the universe, such as the impact of a comet, Saturn at ring plane crossing and the birth and death of a star. This video has no sound or narration. To license this film and get a higher quality version for... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: NASA, Hubble
"....Time of Fear tells the story of the 16,000 men, women, and children who were sent to two relocation camps in southeast Arkansas - one of the poorest and racially segregated places in America... Topics: vhs, WWII, Japanese American history, interviews, Arkansas, relocation camps, racism Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byUniversity of Missouri--Columbia. School of Nursing. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; J.B. Lippincott Company
Also issued as loop films in super 8 mm. on reel; in super 8 mm. in cartridge; in super 8 mm. on reel with magnetic sound; in super 8 mm. in cartridge with magnetic sound. Silent versions of loop films also issued in super 8 mm. on reel and in cartridge With instructor's guide Summary Shows birth complications which students rarely experience in the delivery room. Includes instructions on vertex delivery, spontaneous breech delivery, assisted breech delivery, extraction cesarean delivery and... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Labor (Obstetrics), Delivery (Obstetrics), Maternity nursing, Human... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
The Miracle of Life Reel 1 A documentary which shows the actual conception and development of a baby. Looks inside the male and female reproductive organs to show the formation of sperm and the passage of a fertilized egg through the fallopian tube. Uses a microscope to observe DNA, chromosomes, and other minute body details building up to the moment of birth. Topics: Human reproduction, Reproduction
San Francisco native (b. 1945) and resident Darrell Rogers describes how he worked with the Congress on Racial Equality (CORE) in the early 1960s during the lengthy anti-discrimination campaigns that targeted the Palace Hotel, supermarkets, Mel's Drive-in, Auto Row, and other locales in San Francisco. It was a time when racial discrimination in employment was the rule in liberal SF. Topics: CORE, Congress on Racial Equality, picket lines, Lucky's, Safeway, Mel's Drive-in, Palace Hotel,...
byErnie Fosselius; Michael Wiese; Michael Wiese Productions.
A spoof of the space epic, Star Wars, created with special effects made from household appliances available in any hardware store. Cinematography, John Fante, Michael Wiese ; narration, Paul Frees. written and directed by Ernie Fosselius ; produced by Michael Wiese and Ernie Fosselius. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Comedy films, Star wars (Motion picture) -- Parodies, imitations, etc, Short films, Star wars...
Presents the story of a fifteen-year-old girl who experiences her menstrual period, describing the reaction of the girl and her sixteen-year-old boyfriend as they learn more about the subject of menstruation. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 16 reviews ) Topics: Sex Education., Physiology., Reproduction., Women.
San Francisco native (b. 1945) and resident Darrell Rogers remembers the Hunter's Point uprising in the wake of the police shooting of Matthew Johnson. Topics: Hunter's Point Riot, Hunter's Point, Bayview, uprising, rebellion, 1966, national guard, Mayor...
Private Snafu learns about the hazards of enemy booby traps the hard way. This is one of 26 Private SNAFU ('Situation Normal, All Fouled Up) cartoons made by the US Army Signal Corps to educate and boost the morale the troops. Originally created by Theodore Geisel (Dr. Seuss) and Phil Eastman, most of the cartoons were produced by Warner Brothers Animation Studios - employing their animators, voice actors (primarily Mel Blanc) and Carl Stalling's music. To license this film and get a higher... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: military, animation, Private SNAFU
byUniversity of California, Berkeley; University of California, Berkeley. Educational Film Sales
Reviews the large scale excavations of the Olmec site of La Venta begun in 1955. Includes a study of the results of the earlier investigations in 1942 and 1943, with representative examples of primitive sculptures, carvings, and constructions found at the excavation site Topics: Archaeology, Anthropology.
Several servicemen relax by playing pool, but one of them goes off to spend time with a prostitute. Later, he discovers he has contracted a venereal disease. A graphic and frank presentation of the types and treatment of venereal disease follows. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: WWII, Military Training Film, John Ford
Fictionally enacts the carnage and destruction that would result from a thermonuclear war between the Soviet Union and England. Raises questions about the societal logic that permits the existence of thermonuclear weapons. Summary Enacts the carnage and destruction that would result from a thermonuclear war between the Soviet Union and England in a fictional sequence. Raises questions about the societal logic that permits the existence of thermonuclear weapons. Produced in 1966 in England. Topics: Educational Film, Social psychology, War (Political science), Technology and civilization
The rude, clumsy puppet Mr. Bungle shows kids how to behave in the school cafeteria - the assumption being that kids actually want to behave during lunch. This film has a cult following since it appeared on a Pee Wee Herman HBO special. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 34 reviews ) Topics: social engineering, puppet chaos
In hopes of keeping kids' attention, social engineering films would often use supernatural elements to make their points. In this film, we see a magic talking mirror that reflects bratty kids as clowns. Most of the misbehaving kids understand how their behavior is disruptive and make amends. Surprisingly, one kid doesnt care if he is a "clown" and continues being a jerk probably for the rest of his life. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews ) Topic: social engineering
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles Anita Bryant (famous Florida orange juice and anti-gay spokeswoman) narrates this film that tries to simplify its drug abuse message with an analogy of kids putting together a contraption out of Lego blocks. Although the metaphors often don't make sense, the visual impact of the film is stunning and could easily be quite popular with... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 30 reviews ) Topic: drugs
"An action-packed video with all the awesome earth-moving and road construction equipment your kids love to watch!"-- description from box. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: vhs, construction Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byBryan, Julien; Colonial Williamsburg, inc; International Film Foundation
Shows the historical research and archaeological and architectural studies necessary for the authentic restoration and reconstruction of Colonial Williamsburg. Describes Williamsburg and tells of the crucial years when every colonist faced the issues of submitting to taxation without representation, resisting pressure on a sister colony, meeting force with force, and taking the final step of complete independence. Topics: Williamsburg Restored, Architecture, History, Anthropology, Cultural anthropology, History,...
byAFL-CIO. Film Division; AFL-CIO. Department of Education; Films Incorporated
Words of F.D.R. spoken by Charlton Heston ; narrator, Arthur Kennedy ; consultant, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, New Deal (1933-1939), Industrial relations, New Deal, 1933-1939, Labor... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Young Lover Message (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :26 Sound: Yes (enhanced) Color Description: A short musical (no announcer) animated text with colorful background warning young lovers that public demonstrations of affection will not be tolerated in the theater, signed by the Manager (killjoy). I added a fade in and out and remixed the audio. This clip is from a compilation of drive-in intermission films found here on Internet Archives in the Drive-In... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: color, drive-in, movie, ad, advertisement, animation, intermission, announcement, message
Combines rare film clips, stills, and interviews in a chronicle of the fifty years of horror film production. Covers the early days of Nosferatu to today's so-called spatter movies. The Horror of it all Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Horror films, Horror films
Time to stretch your legs and get a snack. Complete intermission film. Suggestion: insert clip between two movies when creating your drive-in dvd. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: drive-in, intermission
The classic fable is told with live trained bears and a cloyingly sweet young girl. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: kids and kritters, kids in peril